Alden F. Nelson, age 88, of North Minneapolis, passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.
The funeral service will take place Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 11 a.m. at Gearty-Delmore Robbinsdale Chapel, 3888 W. Broadway, with visitation starting at 10 a.m. Interment will be at 2:15 p.m. Tuesday at Riverside Cemetery in Cokato.
Memorials preferred to The Arc Greater Twin Cities, 2446 University Ave. W., Suite 110, St. Paul, MN 55114-1740.
Alden was a veteran of World War II (Army), and Korea (Merchant Marines).
He retired from Minnegasco/Centerpoint Energy.
Alden is survived by a sister-in-law, Irene Nelson; many nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Felix and Selma Nelson; and siblings Roy, Ardyce, Aileen, Russell, Jimmy, baby Eleanor, and Eleanor.